Teaching Self-Sufficiency

By | August 25th, 2016|Parenting|

My husband and I are both the firstborn of four children in our families, which basically means that we value the art of getting things done. This quality can be both a [...]

What A Difference A Dad Makes

By | June 20th, 2016|Parenting, Seasonal|

Growing up, I played a lot of softball. We were at the community field most nights of the week for practice or games. My dad was a firm believer in keeping [...]

4 Principles of Living in Community – Part 2

By | May 9th, 2016|Community|

Building a new community is no easy feat. The roads are bumpy and people are difficult to read at times. In Part 1, we looked at how to find the "right" people [...]

My Husband is Not My Best Friend

By | April 28th, 2016|Communication, Marriage|

I sat at the edge of the bed, staring at the floor, wondering what had just happened. I walked into the bedroom not ten minutes before, hoping to discuss an issue with [...]